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    Non-existant folders

    Hello, Like many I'm having a tidy up of my LR set up. I've looked at merging catalogues, but decided to start with tidying up my current catalogue first. I'm looking at what is in there and, from Victoria's book, know that folders should replicate the folder structure on my hard drive. Why...
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    Catalogs Photos imported to Lightroom (web) on iPad are not sorted to folders in LRCC when I sync

    I hope the description is good enough, but here goes. When I import photos into LRCC on my laptop, they get sorted into date folders. If I import into Lightroom on my iPad first, then when those photos get synced down to LRCC they just end up in the root of my Pictures folder. Is there any way...
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    Nervous about making the leap

    I'm a Photoshop user of many years and professional video editor (FinalCutPro) but using a few days off to try & bring my family photo library up to speed. With my newly subscribed-to CC account, i discovered i have Lightroom as part of the package and am impressed by everything i read. However...
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    PRESET folder organization issue

    All my presets (LR classic 8.4.1) were organized in the past but for reasons that escape me, the user presets are now all in together with no folders or sub folders. I want to create some preset folders / groups to enable me to find them better. I am unable to find out how to do this. I would...
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    Import how to import a folder and its subfolders into LR while preserving the folder structure

    Hello all Somehow my Lr catalog lost sight of a folder (call it A) and its subfolders: a, b, c, etc. When I create A in Lr and then try to important from A outside Lr, I get all the pictures but not the folder structure, i.e. they all appear in A, undifferentiated. Is there a way of...
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    are images in folders AND subfolders?

    Operating System: Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info): I'm using LR Classic; switched over recently. I have 14k photos in one HDD folder, distributed among 6 subfolders. The actual folder does not have any photos; its complete contents are the subfolders. Now, in LR Classic, I...
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    Catalogs Promoting folders on a Mac

    Operating System: OS El Capitan Lightroom Version: CC (Please go to Help menu > System Info to double check the exact version number) Question or Description of Problem: I have accidentally created a system of folders on import which has up to 11 levels. So the latest file will have My...
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    ok, so I am very new to this. I have just put 14000 photos on lightroom going back to 2005. They are a real mix of things, and I intend to bin huge amounts of them and put them into folders. At the moment, there is just an "all photographs" .There are no folders at all. And the last thing I want...
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    Photo Mess and Lightroom

    Hello Greetings Fellow Lightroomers. I have read here before, but never had an account. This place is a great resource for valuable information:) Long explanation and a few questions coming up. I am in a bit tricky situation here and need some advice Will do my best to explain. Please let me...